The first table below looks at the demand for Signal Processing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Signal Processing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Signal Processing
Rank 243 244 231
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Signal Processing 2 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.028% 0.014% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.018% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 10
Average salary £50,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% +2.66%
UK excluding London average salary £43,250 £42,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +7.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5778 5651 5721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 81.19% 77.86% 76.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4597 4797 5028
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Signal Processing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Signal Processing
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Signal Processing across the North West region.

Signal Processing Salary Trend in the North West

Signal Processing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Signal Processing within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -3 2 £50,000 +29.87%
Signal Processing
England

Signal Processing
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Signal Processing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Signal Processing.

1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
1 3 (60.00%) Neural Network
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Communications Security
2 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (40.00%) Military
2 2 (40.00%) Information Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) SciPy
3 1 (20.00%) NumPy
3 1 (20.00%) Matplotlib

Signal Processing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West region citing Signal Processing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Signal Processing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (40.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) SciPy
1 1 (20.00%) NumPy
1 1 (20.00%) Matplotlib
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Neural Network
1 3 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Information Management
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (40.00%) Communications Security
1 2 (40.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (40.00%) C
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared